As many of you music mavens may know, Die Antwoord is a rad South African rap 'n' rage 'n' rave trio that makes no apologies for their gritty style and in-your-face lyrics. And, given their raw, aggressive style, it's somewhat surprising that they'd play poster children for T by Alexander Wang'snew video campaign, below. Don't get us wrong, they're totally awesome. But they're just not screaming "chic simplicity" as loudly as Mr. Wang's clothes do. Instead, they scream things like "yipee kay-yay motha-f*cka." Either way, we like it, and we're thinking this might be a little preview of songs to look for on the runway. For reference, it's called "Fatty Boom Boom."
Video by Dan Jackson, Courtesy of Press Here Publicity
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